GATTACA is a very interesting sci-fi movie that brings up the controversial
issues of biotechnology. It focuses on the effects human obsession in obtaining
perfect genes. As shown in the video, advances in science allowed parents to
3.7.3 Explain that during anaerobic cell respiration, pyruvate can be converted in
the cytoplasm into lactate, or ethanol and carbon dioxide, with no further yield in
ATP (no oxygen) !
A. all organisms metabolize glucose anaerobically i
RUNNING HEAD: HEART RATE
The Effect of Increasing Difficulty in Yoga Poses on the Heart Rate of Humans
Question: Investigating the effect of five different yoga poses on the heart rate of
Hypothesis: I predict that as the
II. Process: Light Dependent !
A. Photosystem II (production of ATP)!
1. light in the form of photons enter Photosystem II (absorbs light at
2. photons excite the electrons to a higher energy state !
Results and Discussion!
1.Purpose of steps!
grinding with pestle: to break down the product in order to make it easier
to access the DNA from the the food sample!
Edwards Buffer: dissolve lipids in the cell membrane in order to release
Plant and Animal Phylum Activity
plants that lack vascular tissue!
max height is 0.5 m!
grow in masses or clumps!
no roots (have structures similar to
root hairs called rhizoids)!
Meiosis 1 (cell division of one cell)
Each consists of two sister chromatids held together by the centromere
G1 Phasecell increases in mass
S PhaseDNA replicated
G2 PhaseProteins synthesized
Centrioles form in anima
Chapter 1: Statistical Analysis!
A. properties !
1. branch of mathematics which allows us to sample small portions from habitats,
communities, or biological populations, and draw conclusions about the larger
2. differences and
Explanation of Cell Respiration
Requires one glucose molecule!
2 ATP are used (from previous cell respiration) to start the initial
The glucose molecule gets phosphorylated and a phosphate group is
added to the ends of the 6-C
RUNNING HEAD: FROG LIMB DEFORMITIES
The Effect of Pesticides on the Susceptibility of Tadpoles to Express Limb
Deformities as a Result of Trematode Infections
Research Question: Do increased amounts of pesticides decrease the ab
denition: action of transforming sunlight energy into chemical energy !
II. electromagnetic spectrum!
A. electromagnetic radiation: light in the form of energy!
B. most important: 380-750 nm !
C. visible light, drives photosynthesis !
Environment Study Guide !
difference between renewable vs nonrenewable and examples!
renewable: replenished over short periods of time (sunlight, wind, wave
energy, timber, water soil)!
non-renewable: formed much more slowly than we use the (mineral
Ch. 8.1 8.4 Metabolism
The sum of all chemical reactions of an organism
Regulated to maintain homeostasis
An emergent property of life which arises from orderly interactions between
A metabolic pathw
level one - single fact
level two-several facts
level three- integrate understanding of system
level four-extend understanding to novel situation
III. Interrelatedness and Emergence
GB lecture schedule
Chemistry cellular biolog